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Main Entry: 1wind
Etymology: Old English wind
"the natural movement of air"
a movement of air2 :
something that has force or influence <the changing winds
of political opinion>3 : BREATH
2a <the fall knocked the wind
out of me>4 :
gas produced in the stomach or the intestines5 :
something unimportant; especially :
idle words6 a :
air carrying a scent (as of a hunter or game) b :
slight information especially about something secret <got wind
of our plans>7 plural :
the wind instruments of a band or orchestra8 :
the direction from which the wind is blowing
- in the wind :
about to happen : ASTIR, AFOOT
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